News from the System Office

  • Valley City, North Dakota – Valley City State University (VCSU) today launched the Viking Mobile ID for iPhone, Apple Watch, and Android Phones.  Students can use the Viking Mobile ID on campus with just a tap of their mobile device. Students, facult

  • BISMARCK, N.D. – North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott this week co-chaired one of three roundtables held at the White House during its Cyber Workforce and Education Summit. The summit was called by the Office of the National Cyber

  • At its latest meeting, the State Board of Higher Education voted unanimously to approve increases for the state’s public college and university presidents starting at two percent. During the meeting, the SBHE expressed its deep appreciation and grati

  • The State Board of Higher Education held its last meeting for the 2022 fiscal year this week, and during the meeting the governing body talked extensively about executive contracts and budgets for the upcoming year. Early in the meeting the Board mov

  • Valley City State University (VCSU) has selected Larry Brooks as the new Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA). Brooks will begin in June to transition into the role with the current VPAA Dr. Margaret Dahlberg. Dahlberg will retire this summer a

  • Bismarck, N.D. — Vice Chair Dr. Jill Louters has resigned from the State Board of Higher Education effective today. Louters first four-year term on the Board was scheduled to conclude at the end of June and she was eligible for reappointment for a se

  • The State Board of Higher Education reviewed its self-assessment procedure this week, in addition to hearing a presentation from Dickinson State University and an update on North Dakota University System strategy. Board member Danita Bye briefed the

  • North Dakota University System has implemented a process improvement program called ServiceOne. ServiceOne began as a bottom-up change request. The purpose of ServiceOne is to deliver and support IT (Information Technology) products and services more

  • Fourteen North Dakota community college students have been named to the 2022 All-North Dakota Academic Team, which recognizes the academic achievements of community college students. Members of the team and the colleges they attend are as follows: &n

  • The Dakota Digital Academy of the North Dakota University System is coordinating accelerated timeframe certificate programs in cybersecurity and software development beginning in Summer 2022. Six of the 11 institutions of the NDUS are collaborating o

  • After hours of interviews and deliberations over the final three candidates, the State Board of Higher Education unanimously named Rod L. Flanigan, Ph.D., as the new president of North Dakota State College of Science and granted him tenured faculty s

  • Wahpeton, N.D. — The State Board of Higher Education (SBHE) has selected Dr. Rod Flanigan as the 10th president of the North Dakota State College of Science (NDSCS). The Board interviewed three finalists at their meeting Thursday, March 31, on the ND